Pedri, in a party with Spain


Pedri, at full speed: It is already the engine of 'La Roja'

Published:3/07/2021 - 00:43h

Updated:3/07/2021 - 00:43h

Against Switzerland, Pedri started again with Spain and, although he signed a much more discreet match, he proved to be an essential player for 'La Roja'

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Even when Pedri González is not showing his best version, is determinant. This Friday in the party of corresponding Spain to the quarter-finals of the Eurocopa, the player of the FC Barcelona was one of the most stood out of the national selection. The Tenerifean went back to 'go out' in the field and was key, once again, for the fluidity of game of the Spaniards.

The true is that Pedri, with alone 18 years, has turned into one of the men of confidence of Luis Enrique and his numbers are the big proof. It has played all the parties of the Eurocopa like headline and only adds a minute, literally, of rest, with more than 500 of game. In front of Switzerland, went out in the last 'sigh' of the extention to give him entry to Rodri, one of the footballers that 'Struggle' chose for the batch of penaltis.

During an afternoon more, the young Barcelona talent went back to give a lesson of passes, with 90% of tarpaulin of them. In addition to the statistics, fits to stand out that Pedri has showed that it is a differential player that contributes a lot of to the offensive and defensive game of his team and selection. In front of the Swiss, was very concentrated in the works of recovery and signed a big party, although it was not so 'present' in the creation of game as in front of Croatia.

The exert of Pedri has done him merecedor of praises from all the sectors of the selection, so much of his mates like his trainer, quienes are impressed with the level of game and maturity that has in spite of his short age. No by at all Luis Enrique has trusted him to him so many consecutive parties and Pedri, in all, has answered as it expected .

His numbers are the big proof of this: in total great 509 minutes in this Euro, with 91% of tarpaulins in passes (364 of 399) and has suffered 11 faults. Figures more than stood out considering that, besides, is his first big tournament to level of selections.

Worry with his physical state

In spite of the big jump of the Tenerifean, continue being a big worry the rhythm of parties that is registering. Pedri Has played it everything with the Barça and Spain, adding a total of 64 parties in total in what it goes of season and with the sight put in the Olympic games of Tokyo, to which also was summoned. It will be necessary to see, in any case, if the fatigue finishing happening him bill... As it already happened in the end of course with the Barcelona group.

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